Journal of Immunology Research / 2015 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

The Effects of Bromocriptine on Preventing Postpartum Flare in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Patients from South China

Table 2

Comparison of the serum prolactin/estradiol levels between two groups at the second week and the second month after delivery.

Serum levelTreatment group ()Control group ()

Prolactin
(μg/L, mean ± SD)
 At the second week after delivery8.6 ± 5.072.6 ± 32.6<0.001
 At the second month after delivery11.5 ± 7.125.7 ± 37.6<0.05
Estradiol
(ng/L, mean ± SD)
 At the second week after delivery78.3 ± 27.3159.5 ± 132.0<0.001
 At the second month after delivery77.7 ± 33.6104.7 ± 80.1<0.05

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